Experienced Compliance & Risk Manager

Farnfields Solicitors have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Compliance & Risk Manager to join the Firm’s management team at our offices based in North Dorset and Warminster, Wiltshire.

What is the role?

The successful candidate will be responsible for key elements of compliance and financial risk management within the business, including responsibility for day-to-day compliance and risk management and ensuring the Firm’s regulatory obligations and professional and practice standards remain compliant and that best practice is promoted and followed at all times.

Who you are?

You will have sound experience of compliance and risk management within the legal sector and be knowledgeable on SAR and AML along with other relevant legal, financial and data protection legislation and frameworks.  You will be proficient at identifying and managing potential risks, putting timely, workable solutions in place and making recommendations for continuous improvement.

You will be a people person who is positive, hands-on and both team and results focused with strong communication and organisational skills; coupled with a professional and friendly approach, thriving on working in a fast-paced team.

A bit about us

  • We are a well-established and successful law firm with a modern and down to earth approach.
  • Passionate about providing an excellent service to our clients.
  • We place importance on being part of the local community.
  • We are friendly, supportive and ambitious.
  •  At Farnfields we recognise the importance of family life and can offer a good work life balance.
  • Winner of The British Conveyancing Awards for Residential Conveyancing Team of the Year 2024.
  • Winner of LawNet Team of the Year (Business Law) 2023
  • Leading Firm in The Legal 500 2021
  • Winner of Contribution to the Community at the 2019 Dorset Legal Awards.
  • Winner of Property Team at the 2019 Dorset Legal Awards.
  • As a Lexcel accredited firm and a member of LawNet we are committed to career development and providing challenging work to positively engage and motivate our staff.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an established, award winning Firm who are modern, friendly and ambitious; coupled with a down to earth approach.

Expect far more…apply now to join a great team and take a step forward in your career.  Email us your covering letter and CV to hr@farnfields.com

Due to our continuing strong growth, we currently have a number of exciting career opportunities available:

Legal Secretary – Family Law – Part Time

Warminster Applications close on May 24th, 2024

Legal Secretary – Family Law

Gillingham, Dorset Applications close on May 24th, 2024

Private Client Lawyer: 1-3 years PQE (solicitor or legal executive)

Gillingham, Dorset Applications close on April 30th, 2024

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